Alcohol use during pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York City, 2007

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,456 11,530 9.7 7.8 - 11.5
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 389 5,204 14.4 10.5 - 18.3
Non-Hispanic Black 399 3,227 11.0 6.6 - 15.3
Non-Hispanic Other 177 921 5.9 2.1 - 9.8
Hispanic 491 2,178 5.7 3.1 - 8.3
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 94 332 3.9 0.0 - 9.2
20-24 years old 313 2,259 7.9 3.9 - 11.9
25-34 years old 732 5,238 8.6 6.1 - 11.0
35 years old or more 317 3,701 17.4 12.1 - 22.7
Education
Less than high school 278 1,372 5.6 1.9 - 9.3
High school graduate 439 2,005 5.2 2.5 - 7.9
More than high school 735 8,153 14.6 11.5 - 17.8
Marital Status
Married 777 6,907 10.8 8.2 - 13.3
Not Married 679 4,623 8.4 5.6 - 11.1
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 643 7,811 15.4 12.0 - 18.7
On Medicaid 812 3,719 5.4 3.4 - 7.5

Detailed definition of indicator

Technical Notes

  • Respondents - The number of mothers who responded to this question.
  • Estimated Population Affected - Number of mothers/infants with characteristic or condition.